Hard rock powerhouse 3 Doors Down will headline the Scars & Stripes Music Festival at the Downtown Las Vegas Events Center on Saturday, June 3. Proceeds from the all-day music event will go to three veteran groups in the Las Vegas community, including the Nevada chapter of Pets for Vets.
Discounted tickets will initially be available to active duty military, their dependents and veterans and before going on-sale to the general public on Wednesday, March 15. Tickets can be purchased at www.dlvec.com or www.ticketmaster.com and start at $89.00, plus applicable fees.
The 16-time platinum headliners, who celebrated their 20th anniversary last year with the release of their sixth studio album, Us and the Night, has rocked audiences around the world on the strength of such hits as “Kryptonite,” “When I’m Gone,” “Here Without You,” and numerous others.
“Vegas has always been a great city to us, we have fond memories of shows there,” said Brad Arnold, lead vocalist for 3 Doors Down. “When we were asked to headline the inaugural Scars & Stripes Festival in support of veterans and Pets for Vets we were immediately in! Our military and veterans are near and dear to our hearts and a big part of why we do this. We look forward to a great day of rock n' roll with Pop Evil and many other great bands. See you June 3rd!”
The current lineup is as follows:
· 3 Doors Down
· Asking Alexandria
· Pop Evil
· 10 Years
· Adam Gontier
· Shamans Harvest
· Devour The Day
· Charcoal Tongue
Las Vegas natives and hard-rock quartet, Otherwise, are mainstays in the US Mainstream Rock charts with hits like “I Don’t Apologize (1,000 Pictures,” and “Soldiers.” Lead guitarist Ryan Patrick said the band is looking forward to playing this massive event in front of a hometown crowd.
"The first time we ever played a big concert like this in Las Vegas, the momentum of our careers was super charged,” he said. “Now, to not only be on the bill for the inaugural Scars & Stripes music festival but to also be a part of the incredible team putting this massive show together is game-changing. Performing for our nation’s military is always the utmost honor for us.”
Scars & Stripes is being produced by Filthy Nasty Productions in conjunction with Empire Reign and Mungo Creative Group. For more information on Scars & Stripes or DLVEC, please visit www.dlvec.com. The Scars & Stripes band lineup is subject to change.